MSc EMS (Advanced Paramedic)

MSc by Research

Applications for September 2019 are now open. 

The Centre for Emergency Medical Science (CEMS) offers an MSc Emergency Medical Science (Advanced Paramedic). Candidates complete a minor thesis by primary research in a relevant area of pre-hospital emergency care and acquire a further 30 ECTS credits.

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Access to this module is limited to those holding the Grad Dip EMS or HDip EMS. Candidates will complete a primary research project in a subject area related to the practice of pre-hospital emergency care. A research proposal must be submitted and approved before acceptance to the module. External and internal assessors will report on the completed dissertation.

  • For further information and contact details please read:  MSc EMS (AP) 2019
  • Fees for this course for 2019 are €​3,115 (EU) / €​9.500 (non EU). Please see the UCD Fees website for details.


  • Initial expressions of interest should be sent by e-mail to
  • Prepare a brief outline of an idea or area of interest for a research project – 500 words on propsed topic and proposed approach to the research area. Submit by e-mail with a curriculum vitae.